Exam for Range Officer post as per schedule: JKPSC

JAMMU: Jammu and Kashmir Public service Commission (JKPSC) on Saturday refuted news reports carried by a section of newspapers that the High Court has debarred it from conducting scheduled exams. A press statement of JKPSC said that the General Knowledge paper of Range Officer Grade-I (Forest) post scheduled to be held on 14th of April […]

JKPSC issues fresh schedule for exams

JKPSC issues fresh schedule for exams

CCE Prelim on Sep 16, CJ Prelim on Oct 28 SRINAGAR: J&K Public Service Commission (JKPSC) has issued fresh schedule for various examinations that were scheduled to be held in September 2018 including the prestigious Combined Competitive Examination-2018. According to a spokesman, J&K Combined Competitive (Preliminary) Examination-2018, which was earlier scheduled to be held on […]

JKPSC clarifies about exam centre at DPS Humhama

SRINAGAR: All the candidates who have been allotted to Examination Centre –“DPS, Higher Secondary School, Humhama Srinagar” for appearing in the J&K Combined Competitive (Preliminary) Examination, 2018, scheduled to be held on September 2, 2018, are hereby informed that due to inadvertence the name of Examination Venue inter-alia mentioned in the Admit Card(s) has written […]

The Deliberately Induced Paralysis of the JKPSC: Is Anyone Listening?

The Deliberately Induced Paralysis of the JKPSC: Is Anyone Listening?

Javeid Hassan Malik In my previous article where I dwelt on the sorry state of affairs of the JKPSC, I had referred to myself as frustrated, hopeless and jobless. All the apprehensions that I had drawn about the JKPSC working as highest institution of recruitment have come true with the court’s directions to scrap whole […]

KAS Mains 2016 to be held afresh

KAS Mains 2016 to be held afresh

Srinagar: The J&K High Court on Tuesday directed the Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission (JKPSC) to cancel the ongoing mains examination of Kashmir Administrative Services (KAS) 2016 and to hold the examination afresh so that 2,794 candidates can participate in the examination. “We direct cancellation of mains examination at whatever stage it is on […]

Frustrated, Jobless and Hopeless. Thanks to the JKPSC!

Frustrated, Jobless and Hopeless. Thanks to the JKPSC!

JAVEID HASSAN MALIK Last month, an Indonesian man killed his neighbor just for the reason that she used to repeatedly question him about marriage. This annoyed him so much that he strangled her to death. It seems like I too am headed toward the same path. It has become a matter of routine for me […]

Court stays selection list of medical officers

Court stays selection list of medical officers

SRINAGAR: The J&K High Court has stayed the selection list of 371 medical officers on a petition filed by a candidate terming the selection as “unfair and illegal”. The court also directed J&K Public Service Commission to file response to the petition within four weeks. Advocate Bashir Ahmed Bashir, the petitioner’s counsel told the court […]

JKPSC is Making a Mockery of the Civil Services Examination: An Open Letter to the Governor of J&K

JKPSC is Making a Mockery of the Civil Services Examination: An Open Letter to the Governor of J&K

Rayees Masroor Dear Sir: The Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission (JKPSC) is duty bound to select the most capable and deserving persons, for manning the civil services with a pledge to exercise utmost impartiality, objectivity and efficiency in accomplishing its tasks in a time bound manner. The Public Service Commission has, however, over the […]